Please note: online orders placed after Thursday 20th December 2018 will be processed from Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Driver/Yard Trader

Located at Brigg, reporting to the Branch Manager and under the day to day supervision of the Yard Foreman; Driver/Yard Trader will be part of a team responsible for providing an effective and efficient service to customers; and supporting the Branch by assisting in sales, yard and transport operations. Duties will include:

  • Local deliveries in our 7.2t Iveco van.
  • Loading our fleet of delivery vehicles ensuring that products are safely loaded and secured to minimise chances of damage.
  • Keeping the yard areas tidy, accessible and in good operational order at all times.
  • Ensuring that company forklift trucks are driven in line with company and legal requirements.
  • Preparing stock for delivery.
  • Controlling movement of stock in and out of the yard.
  • Assisting customers with collection of orders.
  • Ensuring all stock is booked out prior to loading customer vehicles.
  • Unloading all palletised deliveries and stock orders.
  • Liaising with transport supervisor regarding expected deliveries from suppliers.
  • Providing first class customer service.
  • Handling any customer issues in the yard effectively.

Person specification /Core competencies

  • Full Driving licence for 7.5t vehicle with Digi-card full Driver CPC is essential.
  • Fork-lift licence would be an advantage.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • A flexible approach to work.
  • Ability to form positive relationships with colleagues.

This is a full-time role; hours of work will be 7:30am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday (with 1 hour for lunch) and 7:30am to 12:30pm every other Saturday.

Applications with CV to Sarah Bentley, HR Manager.